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  • Entomology 662141 MCZ Entomology
  • Forelius sp.
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • 0.7 miles W. Junction Rt. 50 on FSR 102.
  • North America: United States: Utah: Sevier
  • 7-17-08
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Forelius sp.
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Dolichoderinae Leptomyrmecini Forelius
Identified by Stefan P. Cover
Nature of ID: expert ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: North America
Country: United States
State/Province: Utah
County: Sevier
Specific Locality: 0.7 miles W. Junction Rt. 50 on FSR 102.
Verbatim Locality: Utah: Sevier Co. 0.7 mi. W. Jct. Rt. 50 on FSR 102.
General Habitat: Lightly grazed sagebrush-rabbitbrush with scattered junipers to 12' tall on gentle N-facing slope. ~30% sage cover.
Collecting Source: wild caught
Elevation: 5960 to 5960 ft
Coordinates: 38° 58.95´ N 112° .32´ W (Datum: WGS84)
Stefan P. Cover; 2008-07-17; Source: Magellan Meridian Gold GPS
Collecting Date: 7-17-08
Collecting Event Remarks: Sunny morning after substantial rain. ~1000 ants + males, all in upper 4" of soil. Mating flight at 9AM.
Collectors
Stefan P. Cover
Identifiers
collector number: SPC 7751
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) good in collection >50
Microhabitat: Sandy soil. Nest in small grass clump in open.
Media
 
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.104. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.

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Media Details
Stefan Cover Field Notes Vol. 14, pg.104. Scanned on 2014-12-02; hard copy may have been updated.